Windaba 2011 – implementing South African Wind Energy
Windaba taking place 27-29 September 2011, at the Cape Town Convention Centre is the official event of the South African Wind Energy Association, organised by Omega Investment Research has already received tremendous interest nationally and internationally. We invite you to continuously visit www.windaba.co.za over the upcoming months leading up to September as it grows and is updated with exciting and valuable information on the programme, delegate information, who will be exhibiting, sponsors, media partners joining this exciting event, associations supporting and endorsing the event, speakers and more.
Call for Papers
The 2-day conference programme will consist of a number of plenary and break-away sessions. Should you be interested in speaking at the event, we invite you to send us a presentation proposal (title plus a brief abstract of not more than 150 words, and a short profile of yourself).
· South Africa’s Wind Energy
· Wind potential in South Africa
· Wind integration in South Africa
· South Africa’s regulatory framework
· Wind Energy and local development
· Wind Energy and skills transfers through local industry
· Wind and the environment in South Africa
· Wind and the infrastructure
· Turnkey – EPC, BOP contracts, from idea to COD
· Financing wind projects
· Carbon Development Mechanism (CDM)
· Household Wind – Net metering or not?
· Implementation and implications of industry standards
· Innovation and Technologies
We welcome any other topic suggestion, please forward them and submit your proposals to Cheryl Peters: email@example.com by 31 March 2011. Our programme committee will evaluate all proposals received, and we will notify you about the success of your application.
Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities
A powerful range of marketing and sponsorship packages designed to showcase and position your company in a high profiled setting are on offer. The benefits associated with each marketing package are outlined on our website – click here or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request more information.
Exhibition and advertising opportunities
A 3-day exhibition will feature alongside the conference a wind and renewable energy exhibition. The different stand sizes and package options are outlined below. All exhibition stands include standard shell scheme.
|Option A: 3x3m exhibition space
|Option B: 3x2m exhibition space
|Package Price – R20,000 (excl VAT)
|Package Price – R16,000 (excl VAT)
|Price – R2,500 (excl VAT)
For any other stand sizes, specific exhibition requirements please contact us.
|Price – R10,000 (excl VAT)
|Price – R6,000 (excl VAT)
|Price – R4,000 (excl VAT)
Early Bird Special
For delegates registering early, Windaba 2011 offers a special discount. To qualify for our early bird special, please complete the registration form and pay before 14 April 2011.
For delegates, who can only attend one or two days, we have special Day Passes
If you have any queries or would like to receive additional information about the event and how to participate, please feel free to contact us:
Business Relations Manager
T: +27 (0) 21 689 7881
F: +27 (0) 21 686 4361